Reply to post: Re: Oh, the joys

Beware the trainee with time on his hands and an Acorn manual on his desk

MarthaFarqhar

Re: Oh, the joys

The write command and wall were abused horrendously in our labs as a student. Some of us sensibly set mesg to n, but even so, some of the abusers didn't get tire of this. cat core|write idiot was a suitable warning, as well as cat /dev/urandom | write idiot would tend to lock their session.

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